Snap & Sell Photo Club Archives

Meet your new S&SPC host!

By ccuddihy | December 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

As I mentioned last week, I’m stepping out of my role here at S&SPC for a year to welcome a new baby and learn how to be a mom. In the meantime, you’re going to get a whole new photographer to lead you through the world of taking and selling photos online… Daniel Nahabedian. Daniel’s […]

Big changes to Snap & Sell Photo Club…

By ccuddihy | November 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

I hope you don’t mind if I get a little personal, today. Snap & Sell Photo Club is going to see some (really great) changes in the coming year, which I’ll tell you about in a sec… But first, some personal news. It’s been an action-packed year for me, despite the lockdowns and isolation. For […]

Photo gifts that won’t break the bank!

By ccuddihy | November 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

Looking for some great photography gift ideas and stocking stuffers for under 50 bucks? We’ve got you covered! Personally, I’ve never been a “gear junkie,” and I’m definitely not a big fan of accumulating stuff that will just sit in a drawer. So let’s look at some great photo gift items that are worthy of […]

5 holiday photos you can sell right now

By ccuddihy | November 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Curious what’s selling this month on stock photo sites? According to Shutterstock’s website, here are the keywords that are trending right now: Notice that a lot of the images buyers are currently searching for revolve around winter and the Holidays. You may have heard me say that designers look for seasonal images around three months […]

Something every photographer should do

By ccuddihy | November 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s in every photo you take… But it’s completely invisible. Most people don’t even know it exists… And yet, it can help your photo get found and sold. And when you know how to use it… it can even teach you a LOT about the photos you’re taking. What I’m talking about is… Metadata! Now, […]

This could be a game changer

By ccuddihy | October 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

Have you heard the news? Google recently made it MUCH easier for people to find and purchase stock photos! Now, when you run a search on Google Images, a small badge will appear in the lower left corner of every photo that is available to license. I tried it out by searching for some images […]

Four ways to ROCK natural light

By ccuddihy | October 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

This week, let’s delve into my favorite photography topic… natural LIGHT! Outdoor light can vary wildly depending on time of day, season, and weather. Although you never know exactly what you’re going to get, a savvy photographer can use the light they have to their advantage, no matter what. Learning how to make the most […]

Take better photos with these simple tricks

By ccuddihy | October 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Last week we looked at some great cameras for beginners. If you missed it, you can catch up here. While having good gear is helpful, the most important ingredient for creating amazing photos is honing your eye for composition. Composition is the art of designing an image. It’s how you choose to line everything up […]

Six great cameras for beginners

By ccuddihy | October 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

As we approach the fall buying season, you might be thinking about a new camera. And, yes, there are a ton of choices out there. More than ever. The good news is that you can do stock photography with just about any camera, even your cell phone. But, if you’re feeling ready for an upgrade, […]

The best cell phone photography trick

By ccuddihy | October 2, 2020 | Comments Off on The best cell phone photography trick

When it comes to cell phone photography, most people take a quick shot and move on. It’s so easy to take a snapshot, maybe add an artistic filter, and call it good. But doing this really sells short what your cell phone camera is capable of. You might be surprised at how much control you […]